Game of Thrones was snubbed at the 74th Golden Globe Awards, losing in both the categories it had nominations for, but the stars of the show were clearly there to steal the spotlight. Not only did we see some Mophie love on the red carpet, we also saw Kit Harington reenact his resurrection from the show for the opening sequence, and more. However, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who plays Jaime Lannister in the series, truly seemed to shine the brightest.
The red carpet of any award show is the shiniest part of it, and things weren’t any different at the Globes this year. The funniest thing that happened was when the boys from Netflix’s newbie hit Stranger Things were taking a picture, and Nikolaj accidentally photobombed them. Check the picture out, below :
— Nikolaj Coster Spain (@NCW_Spain) January 8, 2017
That’s not the end of the wonderful evening that Nikolaj had. At HBO’s after-party, he hung out with his screenmate and buddy Gwendoline Christie, who plays Brienne of Tarth, in the series. The pair have great chemistry on screen, and seem to have a great friendship, off it. TV Guide managed to get a few pictures from the after-party, and they’re a treat. Take a look :
The way he is looking at her will make every Brienne/Jaime shipper melt :
They also had Liam Cunningham, who plays Ser Davos on the show, join them :
Davos will steal your girl, Jaime :
It looks like Nikolaj Coster-Waldau had an absolute blast. We’re just glad to see him with both his hands, and even more, to see him with his on-screen (probable) love interest, and also with the guy with our favorite accent on the show. The three certainly look like a fun trio. Wonder if they will ever share screen space.
What do you think? Is it too much to hope for a Jaime-Brienne-Davos meet in the next season of Game of Thrones? Tell us in the comments, below!
Liam Cunningham Wins Inaugural Human Rights Award
Game of Thrones actor Liam Cunningham who played the character of Davos Seaworth in the show has won the inaugural Human Rights Award. It was an important win for the actor and something which he is going to cherish for a long time. Read on.
As per Nova, Cunningham was recently bestowed upon by the award by Syrian refugee Husam Alhraki for his campaigning work on the rights of migrants and refugees. On receiving the award Cunningham felt honored and asked Europe to do more for the refugees. He said:
“It’s an honor for me to receive this award from the Irish Council for Civil Liberties, who have been working to make Ireland a freer and better country for almost half a century.
And it comes at a really important moment when Europe is literally allowing refugees to die on our borders. We need to stand up against this, to assert that Europe and Ireland we want to live in are places that offer refuge to people who need our help.”
In another interview recently, he was particularly vocal against the governments for not doing enough for this crisis. He said:
“It’s an ugly, filthy look on our government not to take care of business … we’re not doing as much as we should be doing and as much as we said we would. It’s terrible.”
Cunningham has emerged as a champion of human rights in Ireland and it is so good to see an actor stand up for a real cause.
Let us know your reactions in the comments below!
Game of Thrones stars light up the BAFTA Awards with their dazzling red carpet looks
Game of Thrones actors are amongst the most popular stars on the planet. Naturally, when they decide to grace the red carpet of any awards show, they steal the limelight. Something similar happened in the recently concluded BAFTA Awards as well where we saw many Game of Thrones actors on the red carpet. Read on!
Whether they win any awards or not, Game of Thrones actors get noticed everywhere. Their presence enriches the awards and gives immense pleasure to their million fans. In the recently concluded 73rd British Academy Film Awards, we saw beautiful Emilia Clarke, Gemma Whelan (Yara Greyjoy) who recently expressed big disappointment about fans’ reactions to the season finale and Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth) grace the red carpet and they absolutely rocked it.
Although Game of Thrones wasn’t nominated in any categories in BAFTA awards, it has shown pretty good form at the awards recently. After winning itself two awards at the Global TV Demand Awards, it also managed to win an Atrios award from the Casting Society of America.
Well, We would like to see more of our favorite stars, be it red carpet or anywhere else! How did you like their look?
Let us know your views in the comments below!
Game of Thrones wins an Artios Award from the Casting Society of America
Game of Thrones’ final season has continued its winning run at the awards. After winning the costume and audio awards recently, it has now won an award at Artios Awards from the Casting Society of America. Despite receiving the extreme reactions to the final season, the show has continued making waves at the awards. Read on to find out more!
As per Variety, in the recently concluded 35th Annual Artios Awards, Game of Thrones took home an Artio Award for Casting Excellence in a TV Drama. The Casting Society of America honoured Game of Thrones casting directors Nina Gold, Robert Sterne and Carla Stronge for their excellent casting of the show. All of them took home an award each for their invaluable contribution towards the show.
One thing we all can agree on is the fact that it had one of the greatest ensembles of the cast ever for a TV series. The show consisted of actors of the highest caliber. While somebody like Peter Dinklage has frequently won awards, the likes of Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke have gone on to sign big assignments even after the show. The younger members of the cast, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner too have gone on to become huge stars.
For any other show to pull off such a cast it will have to match the magnitude of Thrones. The star cast that Gold, Sterne, and Stronge managed to get in for the show is unlikely to be matched by another show soon.
Well, how about that? Game of Thrones has continued its award-winning run. Do you think it is going to continue winning awards at Directors Guild Awards and Writers Guild of America Awards scheduled on Saturday? Let us know in the comments below!
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